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[REBOL] Re: Core and stdin

From: brian:hawley at: 13-Apr-2001 12:24

Michal Kracik wrote:
>actually, pipe can be used for redirecting REBOL input and output in >Windows. The problem is that Windows does not have the cat command,
If you don't have Cygwin, try the type command. Better yet, why cat into a pipe at all? Use the < operator instead. ...
>What surprised me, piping input into REBOL works as well, if output >is also redirected: > >C:\REBOL\test>echo "Hello REBOL" | rebol -wq --do "print [ {from stdin:} >input ] quit" | more >from stdin: "Hello REBOL"
That never occurred to me! I just tried it and it works. Cool! Now I can rewrite the workarounds I've made over the years :) Thanks! Brian Hawley